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PtD and Technology Advances Poised to Help Improve Construction Safety

A new study from Dodge Data & Analytics reveals the engagement with and impact of two critical trends for improving construction safety—technologies used on jobsites, and the practice of Prevention through Design (PtD).

VTOL Drone Company Wingtra Announces Partnership With Photogrammetry Giant Pix4D

In a welcome move for professional drone users, VTOL drone company Wingtra announced its official partnership with Pix4D.

senseFly hosts free webinar on mapping drone accuracy

Achieving high accuracy with mapping drones: May 31, 10:00 EST/16:00 CET

DroneDeploy & DJI Construction Mapping Package

DroneDeploy Partners with DJI to Bring a Turnkey Mapping Solution

Drones are transforming construction workflows by enabling teams to efficiently track projects, report site progress, and improve safety for workers around the world.

Chris Torres, the technology integration manager for DPR Construction, and Jarvis Worton, a field engineer, operate a drone over the Facebook data center campus in Fort Worth. The drone aids in the development of the campus.

Facebook to have big unveil of its $1B data center campus in Fort Worth

Executives at Facebook Inc. may have something to announce this Thursday in Fort Worth, with the grand opening of its new $1 billion data center campus — and a likely nod to the second phase ...

Can drones be utilized in construction for creating accurate BIM models?

Drones can provide us with overviews of large sites and high-risk areas thereby ensuring that the documentation of land condition is precise. This data can further be used for scheduling and planning of the construction ...

Mapping Drones Help Keep Construction Work On Track

Identified Technologies Corporation uses commercially available drones and cameras to create two and three-dimensional models of construction sites to help monitor progress.

A Video by B1M

Transforming Dongdaemun Design Park + Plaza with BIM

A Video by B1M : Dongdaemun Design Park and Plaza (DDP) is an incredible public space in the heart of Seoul, South Korea. But realising Zaha Hadid’s design was far from straight-forward. Here we take ...

10 Ways to Use Drones in Construction

The usage of drones in construction has rocketed in recent years. Large projects such as Crossrail are now using drones on projects. Construct Digital break down the Top 10 uses of drones in construction…

How the fall of Osgiliath could have been avoided

The use of BIM could have changed the fate of one of the main cities of The Lord of the Rings